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Career Readiness


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Career Readiness

Program Description

With an ever-changing workplace, the requirement of employability attributes remains a constant need and desire from future employers. The Career Readiness Program Certificate offers students an opportunity to learn the theory of these skillsets and directly apply this knowledge into practical project-based assessment toward their specific field of interest. This 16-credit certificate includes coursework that can stack on top of any degree plan to enhance your competitive edge into the workforce.  

The Career Readiness Program Certificate empowers students to go above and beyond their degree plan based on educational and professional goals. This short-term certificate is designed to provide workforce ready skills that can apply to any profession.

Program Requirements

Students who complete the curriculum requirements can earn a program certificate.

The courses within the Career Readiness program are also available for individual enrollment by any BSC student.

Students who have completed the ND CTE Career Readiness Program may be eligible to receive articulated credit toward the Career Readiness Program Certificate. Students should consult with their academic advisor prior to enrolling in program courses.

Career Opportunities

The Career Readiness credential provides the foundation for workforce preparedness along with the opportunity for career advancement and increased job responsibility.



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